This is an original, linen-backed, one-sheet movie poster from 1963 for the initial theatrical release of Lawrence of Arabia starring Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Jose Ferrer, Omar Sharif and Peter O'Toole. David Lean directed the classic film.
The Style D poster measures 27” x 41” and has been linen-backed for long-term preservation and display. It was in very good condition prior to restoration withsome tiny tears and creasing around the edges and a small tear at the top edge. It was was folded at the time of printing. The fold lines are barely noticeable after restoration. Linen-backed posters are stored flat and rolled for shipping in a rigid, tube mailer.
Please look closely at the photos (this is the exact poster you are buying). It is not a stock image. The black squares in the corners of the poster are magnets and not pins.
This rare and collectible poster, printed in 1963 to promote the initial, theatrical release of Lawrence of Arabia, is not a reproduction or a reprint.
CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY (COA) INCLUDED
Year poster printed: 1963 (first wide release in the United States)
Country: United States
Size: 27 in x 41 in (69 cm x 104 cm) (plus small, linen border)